An epoxy coating as a garage floor coating is a great way to improve your garage’s look and the durability of the floor surface. It’s a cost-effective way of transforming your workshop or home garage into a professional grade workspace. So whether you run a diesel mechanic shop or a home garage art studio an epoxy finish could likely be the right surface for you! We’ve put together a list of some of the advantages of an epoxy floor.

  • Protects your cement floor from breakdown. Epoxy, unlike cement, is a non-porous surface. When cement comes into contact with chemicals such as oil leaking from your engine it is damaged slightly and over time this takes its toll on the integrity of the cement. Epoxy is stain resistant and chemical resistant so you can drip brake fluid or antifreeze on it without worrying about damaging it. One type of stains that is worth mentioning is tire marks. Tire marks do not stick to epoxy coatings so you can maintain a new, professional look for years.
  • Versatility. If you are considering using an epoxy finish for a commercial space you’ll love how versatile its functionality is. Being able to rearrange your workshop and use a space formerly used for a mechanic shop for an office space will be easy because it is so easily cleaned and keeps its professional appearance.

We’ve seen in this blog how epoxy has the versatility and durability to make it a better choice that plain cement for both professional workshops and private garages and hobby spaces. We’ll continue our list in your next blog, so be sure to come back and learn more!